8 dead in stampede at the Astroworld Music Festival in Houston – police

Eight people they were killed and different more injured in a stampede during a hip hop soldout music Festival in Houston, Texas, police said.

A video on social media shows paramedics performing CPR on several people who they are lying on the terrain outside the stage, as strong music continue to play in background.

According to the local media, multiple people they were trampled after hundreds of people broke into the NRG stadium, pushing back security barricades. The Houston Chronicle said some messy concert goers were arrested by police at the entrance.

The event’S lineup included the star hip hop Travis Scott, Young Thug, Lil Baby, SZA and a surprise appearance by Drake, among others.

Security issues were an issue of worry even before the start of the event. A video shot prior to the concert reportedly claims to show a group of fans try to get in climbing over a fence.

ABC13 said the festival’s 100,000 tickets sold out in one hour of going on sale in May. A reporter from the channel filmed fans breaching the perimeter before the concert begins, breaking down metal detectors.

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